Bilandapur Census Town, with population of 6330 is Magrahat - II sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Magrahat - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bilandapur census town is 0 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 14067 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bilandapur Ward No 01 and the population of Bilandapur Ward No 01 is 6330.

Nearest railway station is Magrahat which is 1 km far from here. Magrahat is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 1 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alipur which is 41 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 56 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 156.33 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 35°C and minimum temperature goes down to 11°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6330 people, among them 3164 (50%) are male and 3166 (50%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bilandapur census town is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1212 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bilandapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,330 6,289 41 0 907
Male 3,164 3,145 19 0 442
Female 3,166 3,144 22 0 465

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1004 in Hindus are 841.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bilandapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,330 116 6,207 5 0 0 0 0 2
Male 3,164 63 3,097 3 0 0 0 0 1
Female 3,166 53 3,110 2 0 0 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 10.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5722. Female population growth rate of the census town is 12.6% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of 8.7%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -26.8% and child population has decreased by -16.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bilandapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.6% 11% -26.8% 0% -16.5%
Male 8.7% 9.2% -40.6% 0% -21.5%
Female 12.6% 12.8% -8.3% 0% -11.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 1158. There are 1052 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 123 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bilandapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 32 408 0 123
2011 1001 1000 1158 0 1052
2001 966 968 750 0 929

Literacy

Total 4173 people in the census town are literate, among them 2257 are male and 1916 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bilandapur is 77%. 83% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bilandapur

Total Male Female
Change 17.1% 15.9% 18.2%
2011 77% 82.9% 70.9%
2001 59.9% 67% 52.7%

Workers profile

Bilandapur has 32% (2016) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 12% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bilandapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.8% 27.6% 4.2% 68.2%
Male 51.4% 46.9% 4.6% 48.6%
Female 12.3% 8.4% 3.9% 87.7%